Rate-Distortion Performance of Convolutional Codes for Binary Symmetric Source

Yohei ONISHI  Hidaka KINUGASA  Takashi MURAKI  Motohiko ISAKA  

IEICE TRANSACTIONS on Fundamentals of Electronics, Communications and Computer Sciences   Vol.E98-A   No.12   pp.2480-2482
Publication Date: 2015/12/01
Online ISSN: 1745-1337
DOI: 10.1587/transfun.E98.A.2480
Type of Manuscript: Special Section LETTER (Special Section on Information Theory and Its Applications)
Category: Coding Theory
lossy source coding,  binary symmetric source,  convolutional codes,  Viterbi algorithm,  

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We present numerical results on the rate-distortion performance of convolutional coding for the binary symmetric source, and show how convolutional codes approach the rate-distortion bound by increasing the trellis states.